Family and adventure do not always go together. I mean we always have the idea that family vacation should be something more relaxing, soothing, quiet and the “stereotypical” notion, not enthrilling. Well, if you think this is true, then you my friend are in the wrong. There are so many adventure trips you can have with your family as well as get that adventure soul quenched side by side.
What better way than to spend time with your family than a trip to most adventurous places in India and get that adrenaline running. Here is the list of places you can visit for an adventurous getaway with your family:-
Manali is one of the most famous spot for any kind of adventurous holidays. Covered in snow, the Himalayas gives you a breathtaking view. Their beauty, the serenity is nothing you can ever compare to. Manali is the central hub for adventurous sports with family like skiing on those snow covered peaks, paragliding your way through the Solang Valley, river crossing in the old Manali or trekking through those pine trees. The place won’t ever disappoint you.
The Yoga capital of India is in no way just for those tired souls. Rishikesh is the World famous tourist location of a variety of adventure activities to enjoy with your family and friends and get that adventure rush. You can enjoy the white water rafting with your family. The stretch of 24 kms from Shivpuri to Ganga Ghat is going to be the most memorable family adventure moment of your life. Besides this, you can enjoy bungee jumping, trekking, cliff jumping, zorbing and much more. This place is like heaven for adventure junkies.
The skiing capital of India, Gulmarg is the beauty to behold. You are bound to be flabbergasted with its beauty. The snow covered peaks, the mountains, the pine trees are amazing for getting that skiing spirit high. It is a paradise for adventure enthusiasts. You can spend some quality time with your family with amazing adventurous sports like skiing, trekking, cliff jumping and much more.
The paradise of tranquility, Munnar is the most adventurous place to visit in the South. The Western Ghat Mountain range is the amazing for those adventure junkies and looking to spend some time with family. Perched at an elevation of 1532 m above the sea level the place is covered with astonishing hills, mist, exquisite valleys, streams, waterfalls, tea plantations, rich flora, and fauna. Eravikulam National Park offers you a jungle safari amidst of the intense fauna that is enough to get your travel soul relinquished.
There is no place like Goa, be it with family or friends. The Las Vegas of India is rich with adventure sports that you can enjoy even with family. Angling, banana boat rides, dinghy sailing, jet skiing, parasailing, scuba diving, wakeboarding, water scooter, and windsurfing are some amazing adventurous sports you can enjoy with your families. Goa can never let you down with its amazing culture, the breathtaking view, the traditional cuisines and what not. I bet it got your horses running.
For the adventure junkies out there looking for a way to enjoy some leisure time with family and getting that adrenaline rush too, Ranthambore is the place for you. The thrilling jeep safari offers you a sneak peak inside the natural habitat of the variety of flora and fauna. You can even get face to face with a tiger( Huh! Imagine that). You can also take full advantage of the trek to the amazing Ranthambore fort amidst of the jungles. This place will never disappoint you.
Situated in Chamoli district of Garhwal region of the state Uttarakhand, Auli is the perfect destination to have that adventurous weekend getaway with family. The snow-clad mountains, meadows, and dense forests are perfect spot for enjoying that skiing or mountain climbing. You can rent those snow “buggies” and camp at the hills. It is perfect for spending time with your family with an amazing hike to the snow covered peaks or enjoy a cable car or snow boats.
Mahabaleshwar is one of the most travelled hill stations near Pune. Located at a distance of 123 Kms, Mahabaleshwar is called as queen of Hills in Maharashtra. From its sloppy peaks to the surrounding woods, its beauty will leave you mesmerised. You can take full advantage of Trekking, horse riding, boating, waterfall visit, air obstacle, Burma Bridge, and zorbing. The forts will leave you mesmerised.
The unimaginable encounter with the wildlife, kaziranga National Park is perfect for anyone seeking a family adventure holiday. The jeep safari will offer you an insight into the natural habitat of amazing flora and fauna. You can watch some major attractions like; one-horned rhinoceros, tigers, Asiatic Elephant, swamp deer, and Asiatic water buffaloes and explore the wildlife in all its natural glory.
Ooty, the Queen of hills is the another destination for a family adventure holiday. The lofty mountains, the never ending tea plantations, dense forests and sprawling grasslands at an altitude of 2,240 mt above sea level, the place is bound to leave you mesmerised. It the perfect spot for enjoying a trek with a family or other adventure sports like cycling, biking, trekking, hang gliding, horse riding, jungle safari, and camping in those lush green grasslands.